Rubber extrusions with keys are used with vehicle windows and windshields. They’re also installed around the viewing areas on machine and equipment enclosures. Extrusions with keys are produced as rubber profiles in standard and custom sizes, and then fabricated into gaskets that provide sealing and insulation. Extrusions with keys are also known as locking gaskets, window channels, and window gaskets.
Vip Rubber & Plastic is a leading manufacturer of extrusion with key gaskets and other rubber extrusions for demanding applications. Founded in 1961, we are one of the largest manufacturers of custom rubber products in the United States of America. We invite you to learn more and to contact us for the extrusion with key gaskets that you need.
Locking Gasket Specifications
Extrusion with key gaskets are available in a range of sizes and are made from a variety of rubber compounds. Vip Rubber & Plastic can manufacture these rubber extrusions in the sizes that you need and in the elastomers you require. These window gaskets differ in terms of durometer and properties.
Dimensional specifications for locking gaskets with keys include:
- Channel Depth
Applications for Extrusions with Keys
Vip Rubber & Plastic provides extrusions with keys for these and other application:
- Mass Transit
- Military and Defense
These window gaskets from Vip Rubber & Plastic are used in custom applications, too. Our experienced staff understands the industries we serve and their application requirements. We can recommend the profile design and material type that’s best suited for your application or intended use.
How to Select Window Channels
The secret to a high-performing, long-lasting window channel is finding the right compound for your application. This requires the consideration of many factors, including:
- Industry specification
- Design requirements
- Operating environment
- Service temperatures
- Chemical or ultraviolet light resistance
- Installation technique
VIP Rubber & Plastic can help you to choose the right extrusion with key gaskets for your application. Our combination of innovative design capabilities, innovative materials, and highly trained technical makes us the provider of extruded rubber products that more manufacturers trust.
Extruded Gasket Materials
VIP Rubber & Plastic offers extrusion with key gaskets in the following materials:
- Natural Rubber
Vip Rubber & Plastic also offers custom compounding, including the production of unique colors. Custom rubber compounds for these locking gaskets provide an application-specific appearance, performance, or feel that standard compounds can’t otherwise meet. Vip Rubber & Plastic provides spec materials, too.
Extruded Rubber Profiles and Gasket Fabrication for Extrusions with Keys
At Vip Rubber & Plastic, customer satisfaction is our utmost priority. We work closely with you to ensure that every rubber gasket meets your application requirements, part specifications, and quality standards. Our team will deliver your order on time and installation-ready at a competitive price.
Extruded rubber parts from Vip Rubber & Plastic can be hot or cold bonded, spliced, and connected using pressure-sensitive adhesive, as well as color-matched. We can also create custom packaging and ship custom rubber products in almost any way you need.